17 Oct 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: South Africa's Free State Province has shown a keen interest in Kerala's women self-help network 'Kudumbashree', which has empowered a number of women through its initiatives ranging from IT to pickle- making.
10 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The government is expected take up with social networking giant Facebook social sector issues like education and empowerment of the girl child, female foeticide and 'Clean Ganga' campaign and seek its help in promoting them.
21 Oct 2014
Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government on Tuesday formally launched the Rythu Saadhikara Samstha (Farmers Empowerment Corporation-FEC) to provide agricultural debt redemption to farmers and also to act as a 'one-stop-shop' for farmer development, welfare and empowerment activities.
02 Sep 2014
Tokyo: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday stressed on the need for women's empowerment in the present-day world.
22 Sep 2014
Vadodara/Surat: The Gujarat government launched a campaign to empower the women of state economically and financially. They are being provided free stalls for sale of handmade items and goods during the auspicious Navaratri. Navratri, a nine days long Hindu festival, is celebrated with ferver across the country in the honour of goddess Durga.
02 Oct 2014
United Nations: Underscoring its commitment to the UN's body on gender equality and women empowerment, India has contributed USD 1 million to the organisation for the current financial year.
27 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has joined the list of admirers of actor Farhan Akhtar's latest song championing women empowerment.
23 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Search giant Google on Tuesday launched a new social campaign in association with Bollywood actor-director Farhan Akhtar's initiative MARD, to increase internet literacy among women in the country.
05 Sep 2014
New Delhi: Actress Sonam Kapoor was in capital to launch the mascot for Sangam, a corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative by brand Arise India Ltd to safeguard the future of the girl child. She was accompanied by her co-star Pakistani actor Fawad Khan.
02 Aug 2014
Ahmedabad: Aimed at highlighting various issues concerning women, the Gujarat government on Friday launched the 'Women Empowerment Fortnight', which will be on till August 15.